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accountant , educator

Jay Myrven Smith,, American accountant, educator. Certified Public Accountant, Utah. Recipient Outstanding University Teacher award Blue Key Fraternity, 1982, others. Member executive committee Boy Scouts American, Provo, 1982-1994; stake president Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Mapleton, Utah, 1974-1984. With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Accounting Association (committee chair, Auditing Service award 1992).

Background

Smith,, Jay Myrven was born on June 14, 1932 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Jay Myrven and Relia (Cooley) Smith.

Education

Associate of Arts, Boise (Idaho) Junior College, 1951. Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, 1953. Master of Science, Brigham Young University, 1960.

Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1965.

Career

Auditor Arthur Andersen & Company, Los Angeles, 1953-1954, 56-57. Assistant professor accounting Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1957-1961. Associate professor University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1964-1971.

Professor accounting Brigham Young University, since 1971. Author South-Western Public Company, Cincinnati, since 1969.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Utah.

Membership

Member executive committee Boy Scouts American, Provo, 1982-1994. Stake president Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Mapleton, Utah, 1974-1984. With United States Army, 1954-1956.

Member American Accounting Association (committee chair, Auditing Service award 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: stamps, music, athletics.

Connections

Married Jena Vee Cordon, August 27, 1952. Children: Michael, Blaine, Jaynie, Relia, Randall, Cynthia, Debra, Frank, David, Kevin, Kristy.

father:
Jay Myrven Smith,

mother:
Relia (Cooley) Smith,

spouse:
Jena Vee Cordon

children:
Michael Smith,

Blaine Smith,

Jaynie Smith,

Relia Smith,

Randall Smith,

Cynthia Smith,

Debra Smith,

Frank Smith,

David Smith,

Kevin Smith,

Kristy Smith,